Is it safe to build and what else should I be aware of?

My son wants me to build him a floating loft bed and he wants a large open space on his floor. I know I can put two “lag” screws in each of the vertical wall studs (unless you tell me ONE or a different type). What I don’t know is if my project is realistic without much modification on the wall. I plan to build a bed frame, hang it on both walls via wall slats, and use a ladder as a third support on the opposite corner of the walls. The two walls of the house are outside the perimeter walls so there is insulation in them, not sure if this should be accounted for for bearing capacity (maybe more support on the outside walls to carry the roof? ?). Heck, I don’t even know if normal wood studs are capable of supporting that much weight pulling them in the middle of the vertical wall structure or if they snap in half. -I know the queen-size mattress will weigh around 150 pounds on the top end – Kiddo’s projected weight in 6 years will be 150 pounds if she becomes obese (it shouldn’t) – Will the bed frame possibly use four 2×4’s around? 80 pounds? – Mattress box around 150 pounds including box bottom, rails, accessories and ends? As you can see, in my head I am suspending over 500 pounds from two walls and using a ladder anchored to the concrete floor as a third point of support. I think I can do it, I just want to know what I’m not considering before I take her room apart so this is safe for her. She plans to put a small desk for her drawing screen and laptop, plus a reclining chair underneath, which tells me she’ll be spending a lot of time under the bed, the last thing I want is 500 pounds to fall on her. All contributions are appreciated, even those that tell me I’m crazy. My daughter is quite impressive and with a newborn she has been a very good sister. She asked if we could make her room as cool as a newborn’s, so here I am asking engineers, construction workers, etc. about most of it before you start with this makeover of your room. Greetings and thanks in advance Attached image for visual reference only

My son wants me to build him a floating loft bed and he wants a large open space on his floor. I know I can put two “lag” screws in each of the vertical wall studs (unless you tell me ONE or a different type). What I don’t know is if my project is realistic without much modification on the wall. I plan to build a bed frame, hang it on both walls via wall slats, and use a ladder as a third support on the opposite corner of the walls. The two walls of the house are outside the perimeter walls so there is insulation in them, not sure if this should be accounted for for bearing capacity (maybe more support on the outside walls to carry the roof? ?). Heck, I don’t even know if normal wood studs are capable of supporting that much weight pulling them in the middle of the vertical wall structure or if they snap in half. -I know the queen-size mattress will weigh around 150 pounds on the top end – Kiddo’s projected weight in 6 years will be 150 pounds if she becomes obese (it shouldn’t) – Will the bed frame possibly use four 2×4’s around? 80 pounds? – Mattress box around 150 pounds including box bottom, rails, accessories and ends? As you can see, in my head I am suspending over 500 pounds from two walls and using a ladder anchored to the concrete floor as a third point of support. I think I can do it, I just want to know what I’m not considering before I take her room apart so this is safe for her. She plans to put a small desk for her drawing screen and laptop, plus a reclining chair underneath, which tells me she’ll be spending a lot of time under the bed, the last thing I want is 500 pounds to fall on her. All contributions are appreciated, even those that tell me I’m crazy. My daughter is quite impressive and with a newborn she has been a very good sister. She asked if we could make her room as cool as a newborn’s, so here I am asking engineers, construction workers, etc. about most of it before you start with this makeover of your room. Greetings and thanks in advance Attached image for visual reference only

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